Events


July 16 COCA Call Focuses on Clinical Management of MIS-C Associated with COVID-19

Online Webinar

July 16 COCA Call Focuses on Clinical Management of MIS-C Associated with COVID-19 CDC’s next Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity (COCA) call will be held at 2 p.m. EDT on Thursday, July 16, and will focus on clinical management of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) associated with COVID-19. Clinicians will share their experiences treating patients with MIS-C, […]

Webinar – Emergency Department: Patient Care and Clinical Operations

Online Webinar

HHS/ASPR COVID-19 Clinical Rounds Emergency Department: Patient Care and Clinical Operations Thursday, July 30, at 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET Click here for registration Join presenters to discuss emergency management resources and information that can be utilized to improve effective hospital and emergency department function during the COVID-19 pandemic.

VDH: Respiratory Fit Testing Train the Trainer

Harrisonburg Rescue Squad 1700 Reservoir St, Harrisonburg, VA

N95 Fit Test Training Course flyer July - Sept 2020 The course purpose is to ensure that each health district and medical practice have qualified staff to provide respirator fit testing. In addition, the attendee can train others in the proper procedures for fit testing. This training is for qualitative testing using a hood and […]

Webinar: AWR-351 REP Post-Plume Awareness Course (RPPA)

Course Flyer Link Course Information: The FEMA/National Preparedness Directorate/Technological Hazards Division/Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Program has developed an instructor-led course that will help Federal, State, tribal and local emergency managers and planners more effectively meet the challenges presented to the emergency responder community during a radiological incident at a Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)-licensed commercial nuclear […]

Testing and Treatment of 2020-2021 Seasonal Influenza During the COVID-19 Pandemic

CDC Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity

Influenza surveillance data reported to the World Health Organization’s FluNet platform from three Southern Hemisphere countries (Australia, Chile, and South Africa) indicated low influenza activity during June through August 2020, months that comprise the typical Southern Hemisphere influenza season. The low influenza activity observed in the Southern Hemisphere might reflect the impact of non-pharmaceutical interventions […]

Webinar – Hidden Consequences: How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting Children

Online Webinar

ASPR TRACIE and ASPR's Pediatric Centers of Excellence are collaborating on a webinar series (“Hidden Consequences: How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting Children”) focused on how the COVID-19 pandemic may affect children. Topics will include impacts on child health and wellness, child emotional and social effects, the impact of COVID-19 on children with special healthcare needs, and […]

Webinar – (ASPR) Hidden Consequences: How the COVID Pandemic is Impacting Children Series- Child Health and Wellness Webinar

Online Webinar

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) Hidden Consequences: How the COVID Pandemic is Impacting Children Series- Child Health and Wellness Webinar Wednesday, September 30, at 1:30 - 2:45 pm ET Click here for registration ASPR TRACIE and ASPR’s Pediatric Centers of Excellence are collaborating on a webinar series focused on the impact of the […]

Fit Testing Train the Trainer Event – Clarke County

Clarke County Government Center 101 Chalmers Ct., Suite B, Berryville, VA

N95 Respiratory Fit Testing Train-the-Trainer Course Information The Virginia Department of Health and Virginia National Guard are providing Respiratory Fit Testing Train-the-Trainer courses. The course purpose is to ensure organizations that have staff that wear N95 respirators have qualified staff to provide respirator fit testing. In addition, the attendee can train others in the proper […]

Fit Testing Train the Trainer Event – Charlottesville/Albemarle

Albemarle County Office Building 1600 5th St. ExtensionCharlottesville,

N95 Respiratory Fit Testing Train-the-Trainer Course Information The Virginia Department of Health and Virginia National Guard are providing Respiratory Fit Testing Train-the-Trainer courses. The course purpose is to ensure organizations that have staff that wear N95 respirators have qualified staff to provide respirator fit testing. In addition, the attendee can train others in the proper […]

Hidden Consequences: How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting Children

Online Webinar

ASPR TRACIE and ASPR's Pediatric Centers of Excellence are collaborating on a webinar series (“Hidden Consequences: How the COVID-19 Pandemic is Impacting Children”) focused on how the COVID-19 pandemic may affect children. Topics will include impacts on child health and wellness, child emotional and social effects, the impact of COVID-19 on children with special healthcare needs, and […]

Webinar – Infection Prevention and OSHA Compliance in the Time of COVID-19

Online Webinar

Presented by: PSQH - Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare Overview: Everyone in healthcare, whether front line staff or providers of ancillary services, must consistently implement infection prevention measures against COVID-19 and other pathogens.  How do we achieve compliance with OSHA principles and the practice of infection prevention? This presentation will focus on the OSHA hierarchy of […]

CDC COCA Call – Making Practical Decisions for Crisis Standards of Care at the Bedside During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Online Webinar

Overview Healthcare operations and healthcare services delivery change due to scarcity of required resources under pervasive (e.g., pandemic influence, COVID-19) and catastrophic disaster (e.g., earthquake, hurricane) conditions. The standards of care proposed under these unique and challenging conditions must be a reasonable approach to healthcare service delivery that merges public health, ethical, and medical care […]

VDEM – ICS 300 (Virtual Offering)

VDEM Training, Education and Exercise Division Course Announcement Course: ICS 300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents When:  January 25-29, 2021 (daily 8:30a-1:30p) Where:           Virtually via Webex Description:   This 21-hour classroom course is designed for front-line personnel with supervisory responsibilities to serve in a command or general staff position. The 21-hour curriculum includes instruction in general […]

Burn Surge TTX

Ring Central

The Northwest Region Healthcare Coalition is hosting a Burn Surge Virtual Table Top Exercise Thursday April 8, 2021, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. We will exercising the Burn Surge Annex that was developed during the Workshop held in February. The Burn Surge Annex will always be a working document that we will need to […]

Basic Disaster Life Support Course Online

online class

BDLS Flyer Online UPON COMPLETION OF THE BDLS COURSE, THE PARTICIPANT WILL BE ABLE TO: Describe an all-hazard, standardized, scalable casualty management approach for use in disasters and public health emergencies, including life-saving interventions and medical decision making in an altered care environment. Describe information sharing, resource access, communication, and reporting methods useful for health […]

Basic Disaster Life Support Course Online

online class

BDLS Flyer Online UPON COMPLETION OF THE BDLS COURSE, THE PARTICIPANT WILL BE ABLE TO: Describe an all-hazard, standardized, scalable casualty management approach for use in disasters and public health emergencies, including life-saving interventions and medical decision making in an altered care environment. Describe information sharing, resource access, communication, and reporting methods useful for health […]

COCA Call: Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination in adolescents who are 12-to-15

This COCA Call will give clinicians an overview of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccination in adolescents who are 12-to-15 years of age. Clinicians will learn about the safety and efficacy of the vaccine, vaccine recommendations, and clinical guidance for using the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents in this age group. If you are unable to attend […]

NETEC COVID19 WEBINAR SERIES

WEBINAR- Long COVID: Understanding the Evidence and Supporting the Patient  LEARNING OBJECTIVES: ✔️ Discuss the epidemiology, pathology, symptoms, and diagnosis of Long COVID. ✔️ Describe options for treatment support for Long COVID. ✔️ Explain how the members of the team can provide psychological support for Long COVID patients. ️ SPEAKERS: 🔸 Jeffrey Siegelman, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and […]

CDC COCA Call: Underlying Medical Conditions and Severe COVID-19: Evidence-based Information for Healthcare Providers

While age is the strongest risk factor for severe COVID-19 outcomes, studies have shown that COVID-19 does not affect all population groups equally. The risk of severe COVID-19 (e.g., hospitalization, admission to the intensive care unit (ICU), intubation or mechanical ventilation, death) increases with the number of underlying medical conditions. During this COCA Call, presenters […]